Undergrad 1: Computer Engineering (McGill) - abandoned after 2 years Undergrad 2: Dietetics (McGill) - completed December 2007
Undergrad Extracurriculars: =========================== - Volunteer salesperson at fair-trade retail store - Volunteer YMCA ski instructor - Nursing OSC exam actor - 'Discover McGill' tour guide - McGill First-Year Office 'Buddy' - Intramural hockey team: defenceman - Mac Campus Talent Show: performer (guitar) - Dietetics Undergrad Society: VP & Webmaster - McGill Mitabi Interprofessional Initiative: VP - McGill Interprofessional Conference: MC / VP Promotions
Undergrad Awards: ================= - Dean's Honour List - McConnel Award (general merit scholarship) - Eliza Jones Award (general merit scholarship) - Helen R. Neilson Scholarship - NSERC Undergrad Research Award
Clinical Experience: ==================== - 40 weeks full-time, unpaid student internship (required for my undergrad) - Full-time employment as a clinical dietitian for 6 months between graduation and med school
// Applications //
Application Cycle One: 2007
Undergraduate college: McGill
Undergraduate Area of study: Biological/Life Sciences
Area of Study: Engineering/Technology
Degree Obtained: N/A
Total MCAT SCORE: 517
MCAT Section Scores:
Overall GPA: 3.80
Science GPA: 0.00
Summary of Application Experience
== September 2007 == Submitted my OMSAS application for McMaster, Western, Toronto, Queen's, and Ottawa universities. Total cost: $575.
== January 2008 == Submitted my applications for McGill University and Universit? Laval.
== February 2008 == - Received rejection letter by mail from McMaster. - Received rejection email from UOttawa; needed a 3.87 GPA to receive an interview invite (OOP applicant). - Received interview invite from Queen's University. - Received interview invite from University of Western Ontario. - Received interview invite from McGill University.
== March 2008 == - Received rejection email from Toronto. - Received invitation to submit QAS from Laval.
== April 2008 == - Received offer of acceptance by email from McGill. - Withdrew my application to Laval (after being accepted to McGill).
== May 2008 == - Accepted to Queen's - Waitlisted at Western